Yamaha RGZ 621

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General
Manufacturer: 
Made in: 
Taiwan, Province of China
Series: 
Yamaha RGZ
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Bolt-On
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1989 to 1991
Body
Body Style: 
Super Strat
Body Material: 
Alder
Body color: 
Black
Pearl White
3D Red
Pacific Blue
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
No
Carved top: 
Not carved
Body binding: 
No binding
Pickguard: 
No Pickguard
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Middle Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HSH
Tone knob: 
1
Volume knob: 
1
5 way switch: 
1
Mini toggle switch: 
1
Coil split: 
Yes
Control color: 
Black
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Yamaha RGZ 621 is part of Yamaha's RGZ series that were introduced in 1988. The Yamaha RGZ body resembles an RGX model of the time. It also has a recessed output jack, the Access Angle Neck/Body Joint and scooped upper and lower horn but had a less pointy headstock. The body was alder not basswood and the scale of the neck is 25.5" unlike the 24.75" of the RGX. The Yamaha RGZ 621 has a direct out switch for the rear pickup delivering the pickup's powerful output with no influence from the guitar's volume and tone circuitry. There were not inlays on the fretboard. Other features are:

  • HSH pickup configuration
  • 2x Yamaha GH-2 humbucker
  • 1x Yamaha SS-1 Stacked single coil
  • Yamaha RM Pro II tremolo system
  • Coil Split switch on Tone control

Neck
Nut Width: 
43 mm (1-11/16 inch)
Locking nut: 
Locking Nut
Neck Material: 
Maple
Neck pieces: 
1 Piece
Neck color: 
Natural
Neck binding: 
No binding
Fretboard: 
Rosewood
Fretboard radius: 
350 mm (13.75 inch)
Scale Length: 
25.5 inch (648 mm)
Frets: 
24
Scalloped Fretboard: 
Not Scalloped
Headstock
Tuning Key Arrangement: 
6-in-line
Locking tuners: 
No Locking Tuners
Headstock color: 
Natural
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Headstock angle: 
angled
Matching headstock: 
Not matching headstock
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge type: 
Floyd Rose type
Hardware color: 
Black